Our Master's course has a unique approach to museology in its most innovative form, especially at a European level. It is carried out in collaboration with the European Museum Academy Foundation (NL) which contributes with its experts and educational resources.
Articulated e-learning is the key point: the online modules also offer students abroad the opportunity to take part in this course under careful tutoring.
The programme is designed for those interested in acquiring skills in contemporary museology and the interconnections between museum and heritage, as well as in new media and museum communication.
Our Course has been designed to be studied at a distance, giving students the flexibility to study from any location in the world. It is built in such a way that allows also individuals currently working the opportunity to acquire academic knowledge with maximum flexibility regarding scheduling and learning styles.
As in any professional Master course, the Master in Museology New Media and Museum Communication aims at the acquisition of skills by students.
These skills are of two kinds:
- skills to carry out researches in the field concerned: choice of subject; selection and analysis of sources; compiling of a bibliography; definition and development of a problem; development of a working hypothesis; selection and analysis of case studies related to the problem; critical synthesis in the theoretical and practical fields.
- ability to design and develop projects in the field concerned by using a variety of tools. These skills are acquired following the tutorials and the readings submitted in each module. The final assignment is intended to document the student’s progress in this respect.
This Master Course is open to applicants holding a university degree (MA or PhD) or a BA accompanied by a documented experience in the field of museums and/or heritage. The Course is open also to applicants already working in this sector and willing to improve or update their knowledge thanks to the access to state-of-the art didactic contents.
It is designed for those interested in acquiring expertise in contemporary museology and the interlinkages between museum and heritage as well in new media and museum communication.